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Bishop Rodolfo Alfonso Juan

Aid in Philippines

Photo by the Rev. Israel M Painit via UMNS

Filipino United Methodists are assisting their fellow citizens from Marawi City, who have fled fighting between government forces and Islamic State militants on the island of Mindanao. Read more

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Philippines Peace Talks

Photo Courtesy of. the Rev Israel Painit

United Methodists and their ecumenical partners in the Philippines are pleading for an end to violence between government forces and a populist movement known as the New Peoples' Army. Read more

Advocating Justice

Bishop & Farmers

Photo courtesy of Gladys P. Mangiduyos, UMNS

For a global denomination such as The United Methodist Church, Christian responses to diverse political situations requires giving church leaders the flexibility to do what is most right for their contexts, writes Dr. David W. Scott. Read more

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Bishop Rodolfo Juan

Photo courtesy of the Rev. Israel Alvaran

Filipino United Methodists call for acceptance and compassion for LGBT people during human sexuality dialogue in Manila. Read more

Advocating Justice

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United Methodist Communications

The General Commission on the General Conference has chosen Manila, Philippines and Harare, Zimbabwe as the respective sites for the 2024 and 2028 global legislative sessions, the first time the worldwide body will meet outside the United States. Read more

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